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Story: Address or prayer to the star Canopus and the star Sirius

Title

Address or prayer to the star Canopus and the star Sirius

Collection

Lucy Lloyd |xam notebooks

Summary

Bushman doings and prayers when Canopus and his grandmother Sirius come out (L II.-37. 3348-3355). An address or prayer to the stars Canopus and Sirius.

Comments

1) p.3348v: the sun is only a little warm when Canopus appears in winter, 2) p.3350v: Canopus (|├čko a-ggu) and Sirius (!kuttau) are both female stars, 3) p.3354v: the people leave one arm out of their karosses when in the sun, 4) See also Names for the star Canopus, 5) This story is found in Book II-37

Contributors

||kabbo (Jantje) (II)

Date

14 October 1873 (started)

Categories

Poetry, Celestial bodies and aeroscopy

Keywords

prayer (or address to the star Canopus and Sirius) , prayer (rituals performed during) , prayer (to stars) , prayer (and finding food) , prayer (and 'Bushman rice') , prayer (to Canopus and Sirius) , Sirius (grandmother) , Sirius (a description of) , Sirius (a prayer to) , Sirius (an address to) , Canopus (his grandmother Sirius) , Canopus (a description of) , Canopus (a prayer to) , Canopus (an address to) , Canopus (and the sun) , stars (Canopus and Sirius) , stars (the gender of) , stars (and time of year) , stars (and seasons) , stars (a prayer to) , stars (an address to) , stars (and finding food) , stars (and 'Bushman rice') , sun (warms Canopus) , sun (and a prayer to stars) , sun (and 'Bushman rice') , Bushman rice (and a prayer to stars Canopus and Sirius) , address (or prayer to the star Canopus and Sirius) , food (finding and a prayer to the stars) , food (and an address or prayer to the stars Canopus and Sirius) , food (and 'Bushman rice') , seasons (and an address or prayer to the stars Canopus and Sirius)

Story Pages

3348-3355

Page Images

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